Post Tagged with: "Amdo"

“Fire” and “The Lies of Qinghai Television Tibetan Service” By Shokjang

“Fire” and “The Lies of Qinghai Television Tibetan Service” By Shokjang

0 by / on 03/05/2016, 07:30 / in Comment, New, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a poem and prose piece by Tibetan intellectual and writer Shokjang (aka Druklo) who is currently imprisoned.

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“Muslims in Amdo Tibetan Society: Multidisciplinary Approaches” By Marie-Paule Hille (Ed), Bianca Horlemann (Ed), Paul K. Nietupski (Ed)

“Muslims in Amdo Tibetan Society: Multidisciplinary Approaches” By Marie-Paule Hille (Ed), Bianca Horlemann (Ed), Paul K. Nietupski (Ed)

0 by / on 10/01/2016, 23:13 / in Reading list, Reading List

Published by Lexington Books in November 2015, “Muslims in Amdo Tibetan Society: Multidisciplinary Approaches” By Marie-Paule Hille (Ed), Bianca Horlemann (Ed), Paul K. Nietupski (Ed) examines the role of Muslims in Amdo society and explores historical, socio-economic, political, religious, and linguistic aspects of Tibetan, Muslim, and Chinese interactions in this borderland region.

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“Labrang Monastery: A Tibetan Buddhist Community on the Inner Asian Borderlands, 1709-1958” By Paul Kocot Nietupsk

“Labrang Monastery: A Tibetan Buddhist Community on the Inner Asian Borderlands, 1709-1958” By Paul Kocot Nietupsk

0 by / on 10/01/2016, 22:03 / in Reading list, Reading List

Although published in December 2010 by Lexington Books, “Labrang Monastery: A Tibetan Buddhist Community on the Inner Asian Borderlands, 1709-1958” by Paul Kocot Nietupsk only recently came to the attention of High Peaks Pure Earth via a Twitter recommendation.

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A Notice Issued By Darlag County Police

A Notice Issued By Darlag County Police

2 by / on 23/03/2015, 08:34 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an official notice issued by the police in Gyurme Township (Ch: Jimai) in Darlag (Ch: Dari) County, Golog Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in eastern Tibet (Amdo). The notice was issued on December 24, 2014.

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Tibetan Language Discussed: “Respected Director, Open Our Path”

Tibetan Language Discussed: “Respected Director, Open Our Path”

0 by / on 05/01/2015, 17:31 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a response from students in Ngaba, Amdo, to a speech that was given by the Director of Ngaba’s Education Department at the end of October 2014. The response was written on November 5, 2014 and subsequently widely circulated on social media.

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A Public Notice From Amdo Banning Photos of the Dalai Lama

A Public Notice From Amdo Banning Photos of the Dalai Lama

2 by / on 16/10/2012, 00:47 / in Comment, News

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a public notice of September 17, 2012, as seen in Rongwo Township, in Rebkong County, Amdo, that has been circulating widely among Tibetan netizens over the last few days. With the combination of ongoing self-immolations in Tibet and the forthcoming 18th Party Congress next month, security in Tibet is high. What’s interesting to note is […]

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A Tibetan Blogger Accuses Qinghai Tibetan Language TV of Broadcasting “Lies”

A Tibetan Blogger Accuses Qinghai Tibetan Language TV of Broadcasting “Lies”

0 by / on 29/06/2012, 11:33 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost written by a Tibetan blogger and posted on their blog on April 5, 2012. The blogger is writing about Qinghai Tibetan Language Broadcasting (TV) in Tso Ngon, a major region of Amdo. This blogger brings up two main issues in this post. Firstly, health and safety issues in hospitals are clearly of major […]

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Abolishing Tibetan Language Education for the Sake of “Maintaining Stability” By Woeser

Abolishing Tibetan Language Education for the Sake of “Maintaining Stability” By Woeser

by / on 13/06/2012, 15:20 / in Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on March 20, 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on April 4, 2012. In this post, Woeser re-visits the topic of language rights a year and a half after mass protests in defence of Tibetan language broke out in Amdo, carried out […]

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Poem: “Lake Kokonor – Please Forgive Me” By Adong Paldothar

Poem: “Lake Kokonor – Please Forgive Me” By Adong Paldothar

2 by / on 12/04/2012, 14:31 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a poem by poet Adong Paldothar that was submitted to us by a kind reader of ours! Having read our translations of previous poems by Adong Paldothar, this reader was moved to translate this one, “Lake Kokonor, Please Forgive Me”. This poem was written on July 6, 2011 and posted on […]

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“It Snowed on Tibetan New Year” by Adong Paldothar

“It Snowed on Tibetan New Year” by Adong Paldothar

1 by / on 22/03/2012, 20:23 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by Adong Paldothar titled “It Snowed on Tibetan New Year” that was written on February 22, 2012 and posted on his TibetCul blog on March 2, 2012. February 22 this year was the first day of Tibetan New Year, Water Dragon Year, 2139. It has been noted before on High Peaks Pure […]

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